Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Legislative/Press Assistant -- House Member Personal Office
California Republican is seeking qualified candidates for a Legislative/Press Assistant position. Legislative responsibilities will include, subcommittee work, a legislative portfolio including budget, financial services, taxes, and social issues, constituent meetings and overseeing associated correspondence. Press responsibilities will include managing the member’s website and social media presence, drafting press releases and statements and other communications activities as may be assigned. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and written communications skills and be comfortable working under deadline in a fast paced environment. One year of previous Hill experience in a legislative or press capacity is required and experience in both capacities is recommended. Ties to the San Joaquin Valley and/or California are a plus. Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Chris.Marklund@mail.house.gov with “Application: Legislative/Press Assistant” in the subject line.